We are proud to announce that the IWWG has launched its second official journal called Detritus. [read more]


13th International Conference on Waste Management and Technology, March 21-24, 2018, Beijing, China. Announcement; Website

SUM 2018

IV Symposium on Urban Mining, May 21-23, 2018, Bergamo, Italy. Website & Call for papers

ICLRS 2018

10th Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium, June 26-28, 2018, Sunderbyn, Sweden. Call for Session Proposals & Abstracts open. Website

CRETE 2018

6thInternational Conference on Hazardous and Industrial Waste Management,  Chania-Crete, Greece, September 4 - 7, 2018. Website, Announcement


7th International Symposium on Energy from Biomass and Waste, October 15-18, 2018, Venice, Italy. Website

* IWWG co-sponsored events


The IWWG secretariat is coordinated by a Managing Director who is responsible for all activities of the group and provides an interface between the executive committees, the general secretariat and the members.


Marco Ritzkowski, Managing Director of the IWWG
Marco Ritzkowski,
Managing Director of the IWWG
Paola Pizzardini,
General Secretariat of the IWWG